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Link for asbestos-free talcum powder, cancer not clear

Medical Xpress - Thu 19 Jul 18

(HealthDay)—Talcum powder, made from talc, which contains asbestos is considered carcinogenic to humans, while the carcinogenicity of talc without asbestos is unclear, according to the American ...

Jury awards billions to women claiming talcum powder caused ovarian cancer

Gizmag - Sun 15 Jul 18

Last week a jury in St. Louis awarded US$4.69 billion in damages to 22 women who were claiming Johnson & Johnson's talcum powder products contained asbestos and induced ovarian cancer. ...

J&J ordered to pay $4.69 bn damages in talc cancer case

Medical Xpress - Fri 13 Jul 18

US pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson was Thursday ordered to pay out $4.69 billion in damages in a lawsuit representing 22 women and their families who alleged a talc sold by the company ...

J&J hit with bill for $4.7 billion in damages over talcum powder cancer link

Chemistry World - Wed 18 Jul 18

Pharmaceutical and consumer goods giant loses another talc court case to 22 ovarian cancer patients

J&J vows to overturn $4.7 billion talc verdict but experts see hurdles

Reuters - Fri 13 Jul 18

Johnson & Johnson has vowed to appeal a $4.7 billion verdict awarded to 22 women who claim asbestos-contaminated talc in the company's products gave them ovarian cancer by arguing the plaintiffs' ...

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay nearly $4.7B to 22 plaintiffs in talcum powder lawsuit

FOXNews - Fri 13 Jul 18

A St. Louis jury awarded nearly $4.7 billion in total damages to 22 women and their families Thursday in the first case against Johnson & Johnson that focused on asbestos in talcum powder.

Jury orders J&J to pay $4.7 billion in Missouri asbestos cancer case

Reuters - Thu 12 Jul 18

A Missouri jury on Thursday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $4.69 billion to 22 women who alleged the company's talc-based products, including its baby powder, contain asbestos and ...

Jury orders J&J to pay $550 million in Missouri asbestos cancer case

Reuters Health - Thu 12 Jul 18

A Missouri jury on Thursday found Johnson & Johnson liable in a lawsuit filed by 22 women who alleged the company's talc-based products, including J&J Baby Powder, contain asbestos and caused ...

Johnson & Johnson’s stock drops after ovarian cancer fight results in $4.7B ruling

Fastcompany Tech - Fri 13 Jul 18

The company’s stock is nosediving over a court ruling that its talc powder caused ovarian cancer. A jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $550 million in compensatory damages ...